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  Quilt from Kentucky
Author: No authors specified.
Date: 1857

Whitework quilt brought to Kansas from Kentucky in 1857. The bedcover dates from 1840 to 1850, and is made of plain white cotton fabric. The designs are the result of quilting and extra stuffing which gives a relief effect. Jeremiah King brought the quilt to Kansas, settling in Wyandotte County.

Location of Original: KSHS/Kansas Museum of History         Call Number: 1993.21, B/Quilt
Item Number: 102676              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Daily life; House furnishings; Immigration and early settlement; Kentucky; King, Jeremiah; Objects; Settlement; Wyandotte County, Kansas Territory
 
 

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